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  1. #1

    login problem in gui

    Hi All,

    I have installed red hat linux 9 in the remote server.and i am trying to login to this remote server through XP. i cud login in text mode but when i m trying to switch to gui (using <ctrl> <alt> <f7> ) it is showing sme error .. n sme symbol ~

    As i am new to linux. i dnt knw wat to be done.. can anybody pls help me out.
    My issue is in switchin from Text mode to GUI.can anybody pls guide.



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    Linux Engineer RobinVossen's Avatar
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    Aug 2007
    The Netherlands
    So if I get you right you want to tunnel X11 over SSH? (PuTTY)
    THen you need to set -X (or whatever that is in PuTTY) when you connect.
    And you need to run a X server on your box..
    Also you need to init 5 first
    New Users, please read this..
    Google first, then ask..

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